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unexpectedly the state of indiana shut down the sherman-minton bridge, the sherman-minton bridge connects the town of new albany in southern indiana to louisville, kentucky. indiana is in charge of the bridge that spans the two states. the bridge was not shut down in this case because of some big storm like hurricane irene. the bridge was shut down in this case because it was deemed too dangerous to be kept open. inspection crews found a crack in a load bearing part of this 50-year-old bridge and decided they need to close down this bridge for at least three weeks for further diagnosis. every day 80,000 vehicles use that bridge to cross the ohio river. those commuters are being diverted to two other bridges, making a 20-minute commute a two-hour commute and adding to the aging process of the other two bridges to which traffic is being diverted. the mayor of jeffersonville, indiana, is urging motorists who need to go to downtown louisville from southern indiana to instead consider crossing the ohio river in madison, indiana, about 35 miles out of the way. the folks who use that bridge to g
that has allegedly happened for many years on the secluded property in the northern indiana town of wwynon lake. it's a bapist boarding school and church for adolescent girls. the allegations are so disturbing, we felt we needed a face-to-face meeting with the father or son in charge. we've had a lot of people complain they've been abused at your house. can you give as you comment about that? >> i would rather not. >> our conversation did not end there. but first let us introduce you to susan, who is now 45 but spent two and a half years there starting when she was 15. >> it was going to be gardening and crafts and singing and just a chance to heal. >> that's what your parents thought this school was going to be? >> that's right. >> was it in any way correct? >> no, no. i knew that the minute the door shut behind me. >> on her first day in this house, susan said she was accused of having a bad attitude while cleaning the ceiling. so two staff members grabbed her and don williams administered what they called godly discipline. >> bodily man-handled me to the floor, and he hit me with the bo
to an unforgettable home coming in indiana. her boyfriend's elaborate proposal is our favorite story of the day. d the stories are always so cool to hear. >> you have to hear the stories, any time, but especially now. we begin with the all-out ambush on texas governor rickck perry last night's debate. >> republican rivals attacked perry not only on social security, immigration, economic record in texas. abc's correspondent joins us now with highlights. good morning, brad. >> reporter: good. from social security to social and economic issues, each republican trying to stand out at laos night's debate. front-runner rick perry had to face his gop opposition. eight republicans courting the came out swinging. party support mitt romney tried to back rick perry into the corner for calling social security a ponzi scheme. but the texas governor fouought back. it has been called by a ponzi scheme by many people long before me. >> governor, the term scared seniors. social security is an essential program. >> you said if people did i iin the private sector it would be called criminal. that is in your book. >>
the 3-month of old search for missing indiana student. lawren lawrence speir's mother is here. first, this is "today" on nbc. america's favorite coffee is now available for america's favorite single-serve brewer. try new dunkin' k-cup packs and enjoy the freshly brewed signature taste at home. it's a beautiful thing. come in today for all five dunkin' k-cup varieties, available only at dunkin' donuts stores. america runs on dunkin' coffee. >>> coming up, the "real housewives of beverly hills" opens up in a live interview about the suicide of a cast member's estranged husband. >>> exclusive look. rare tiger cubs on display at the zoo in atlanta. smoky eyes look amazing. but creating them? that's a whole different story. almay intense i-color smoky-i kit. first, sweep the smoky-i color across your lid. then, add the crease accentuating shade... and a highlight under your brow. only from almay. only for me. welcome, to the this is our plant.ur. these are our workers... and this, is upper management. but what you won't find around here is any freezing, flavoring or concentrating. which b
contributor barbara corcoran is taking us on a house tour from georgia to indiana. i have missed you. >> i'm happy you missed me. i missed you so much. >> it's fall and you're back. a lot of great houses out there. >> i picked out good ones. >> let's start in grand rapids, michigan, an oldie but goodie built in 1849 for $144,000. it's got seven bedrooms. >> seven bedrooms. and you're not going to believe it when you see the outside of the house because it doesn't really look it. you can't judge it from the outside. what it really needs is a good paint job but yet it has the original details like the dentile molding and nice porch columns. wait until you get inside. it's a totally different picture. inside that sexy curved stair case in the entry way is just a knockout, a big surprise. there's white pine woodwork, arched doorways, hand-painted co cornice boards throughout the house. i love the arched door wachlt the dining room has 12-foot ceilings and large corner windows. it is a wide room and as long as it is wide. there is the kitchen, a galley kitchen, bright with nicely updated wood c
angeles. >>> investigators say whoever killed five people in rural indiana is still on the loose. four members of one family and their neighbor were found dead sunday. police say they all suffered gunshot wounds to the head. a 4-year-old little girl found wandering around the crime scene is thought to be the only survivor. but police refuse to say how she is related to the victims. >>> and talks aimed at reaching a new nba labor deal resume this morning here in new york. players and owners met for about two hours yesterday. if the talks to end the current lockout don't continue later this week, the league will be forced to cancel more preseason games. >>> in baseball, the atlanta braves and st. louis cardinals are tied for the national league's wild card playoff spot. each team has one game left, tonight. >>> as for highlights from the american league race, here's will selva at espn news. >> good morning. the rays and the red sox both tied atop the a.l. wild card race. the rays, continuing their surge. hosting the yankees. bottom of two. scoreless game. ben zobrist goes down and gets t
costello. >>> on the indiana/kentucky border, frustration. >> where are the public officials going to assume the responsibility of their elected office. >> reporter: after engineers found cracks in steel support beams on the sherman minten bridge over the ohio river, the governors of both states shut it down. >> we are convinced it is the only responsible decision to make. >> reporter: the latest sign of an underfunded, undermaintained infrastructure. >> one in nine bridges is deficient. every second of every day an american driver crosses a deficient bridge that is in bad need of repair. >> reporter: transportation for america reports that 11.5% of the nation's bridges, more than 69,000, are now structurally deficient, requiring repair or replacement. pennsylvania has the most, 5900 bridges in need of repair. >> there are private construction companies all across america just waiting to get to work. there is a bridge that needs repair between ohio and kentucky that is on one of the busiest trucking routes in north america. >> reporter: that's the brent spence bridge in cincinnati
have been reported in colorado, mexico, texas, indiana nebraska, and oklahoma. >>> driver's license laws having a deadly side effects for older teenage drivers. if a new study shows graduated license programs have cut down the number of fatal crashes among 16-year-olds. the number of traffic deaths among 18-year-olds and jumped. >> some teenagers put off getting the license because of licensing laws expiring once they turn 18. >>> u.s. news and world report is out with its annual ranking of top colleges and universities. the university of maryland baltimore county tops the list conduct an up-and-coming schools for the third straight year now. and george mason university is second on the list. several schools in our area also made the list of top national universities. the johns hopkins ranks 13th. darnestown ranks 22nd. university of virginia, 26. if there's a glaring omission, which is howard university. -- georgetown ranks 22nd. >>> we will hear from two groups that claim there's a cancer cluster around fort detrick. the kristen renee foundation and fighting for frederick will hol
creation as a campaign issue. plus the mother of a missing indiana university student is speaking directly to the person responsible for her disappearance. that story not to be missed, it's next. sweetie i think you need a little extra fiber in your diet. carol. fiber makes me sad. oh common. and how can you talk to me about fiber while you are eating a candy bar? you enjoy that. i am. [ male announcer ] fiber beyond recognition. fiber one. i was told to begin my aspirin regimen. i just didn't listen until i almost lost my life. my doctor's again ordered me to take aspirin. and i do. [ male announcer ] be sure to talk to your doctor before you begin an aspirin regimen. [ mike ] listen to the doctor. take it seriously. what are you my grandmother? i'll rock white jeans whenever i want. and with tidelus bleach, they'll stay white. not whitish, not eggshell, not ecru... whatever that . white. that's my tide. what's yours? your nutritional needs can go up when you're on the road to recovery. proper nutrition can help you get back on your feet. three out of four doctors recommend the ensure bra
. this is a stage collapse at the indiana state fair. the state attorney general's office now says 14 people are planning to sue over this incident. seven people were killed. 40 others were injured. the stage came down during a wind storm. an investigation is looking into whether the stage was as strong as it should have been. >>> also, coming up, a small town in italy that has some big dreams. they want the town to be an independent state. first thing first. they started printing their own money. there is an idea. >>> it's a big labor day weekend. all of the candidates are out, but one person is taking up a lot of the attention. sarah palin. we will tell you what she is up to this weekend. excluve to the military. and commitment is not limited to one's military oath. the same set of values that drive our nation's military are the ones we used to build usaa bank. from free checking to credit cards to loans, our commitment to the military, veterans, and their families is without equal. ♪ visit us online to learn what makes our bank so different. usaa. we know what it means to serve. >>> we
that could be bound for your dinner table. we're on patrol with the indiana state police. >> we'll pull over this truck right over here. >> yes. >> reporter: no radar gun. instead, sergeant rich kelly is armed with a food thermometer. checking delivery trucks for unsafe temperatures that can turn the food bad before it even hits store shelves. >> all air hauling today is dry goods, rice? >> reporter: but when police climb into this truck, a surprise. fish products. >> this is to be refrigerated. it's 60 degrees right now. i wouldn't consider that refrigerated. >> reporter: how could it be? this truck doesn't even have a refrigeration machine. what did you think to yourself when you got a 60-degree reading on that refrigerated food? >> not good. somebody is going to end up eating it if we don't get it stopped and checked. >> reporter: the trucking company declined to comment and that was just our first stop. how big is this problem? >> i would say it's huge. >> reporter: soon we find another hot truck. >> the refrigerator unit is not working. >> reporter: carrying raw chicken wings, sausages,
get sick of the damn thing. the school voucher legislation was signed into law in the state of indiana. explain the downside of these voucher programs. >> look, parents have a right to send their kids to the schools it that they want to send their kids to, and i don't begrudge any parent that wants to send a child to a religious school to have that right to do so. >> the downside of the voucher program is? >> the downside is in a period of time when you have -- when poverty is up, when school cuts are up, we can't take one more cent out of the public school system and divert it somewhere else. >> here's what america -- here's what i think i'm doing reading on this. first of all, the federal funds aren't coming in. the state budgets are being cut, so where do locals go to? they go to property taxes. you have economically challenged areas in the inner city. they can't go to poor people for property faxes. this is the big screw job in america. there was a time in this country in public education when the door was open and everybody was welcome. now they want to make it so the wealthy come
pick city of the day. happens to be sound bend, indiana. as we check the forecast today, wet weather and rip currents as maria makes its way offshore. we're looking at sunshine tomorrow around the gulf. the heat continues and not as hot as it has been. some rain off the southeastern atlantic coast. >>> and i am meteorologists, tom kierein. we are getting a thunder shower heading into pennsylvania, and further south there showers and they extend back into west virginia as well as the shenandoah valley. they are heading our way. looks like we will have showers and maybe thunder later this morning and perhaps through the middle of the afternoon. and much cooler tonight as we clear out with a gusty north >>> a lot of ball fans right here. all right. mr. lauer? >> when we come back sienna miller talks for the first time on tv about being a victim of that phone hacking scandal in great britain. we'll have that right after this. -i love this card. -with the bankamericard cash rewards credit card, we earn more cash back for the things we buy most. it's 1% cash back everywhere, every time. 2%
that were there. >> sure. >> that's the real sound bite. >> you know, i was out in indiana on saturday night speaking. they get the auto loan. they know it's not a bailout. >> right. >> they know it saved millions of jobs and it's the untold story and we try to bring it up as often as we can. >> i'm in detroit today. >> yeah. >> you know, you want to talk about they get it. oh, they get it here in this city, yes. >> they do get it. mike, what do you make of the turn by the president. it's the campaign season? >> well, he is energizing his base, ed. it's not that he's just talking about the positives. he's doing what he has to do this time around. look, last speech he gave, i heard him talking about the idea, the day one republicans are cheering that perry is executing texans. day two, the republicans are cheering that americans who can't get health insurance are dying of cancer. day three, republicans are booing iraqi veterans because they're gay. he is on a tear. and i got to tell you something. it's not just him pumping up his positives. he understands that american voters respect and they
's approaching roughly $60,000 a year. now take a look at indiana's numbers. some of their numbers are pretty heartening, as well. part of the reason republicans wanted governor mitch daniels in the 201 presidential race, because 32%, their workforce there, has seen expansion. average income is at $40,000. and then a big dip in unemployment. >>> and the top state for job growth? take a peek. it is michigan. the state's unemployment rate is above the national average but it's dipped nearly 2% over the last year. even with the high national unemployment we've seen some private sector job growth every month this year. rosemary from, vice president for human resources, is here to help us break down the facts for job seekers out there. good to see you this morning. this is such an important segment that we're very proud of here because we want to see america get back to work and we've seen the states. talk to us about the sectors that people have the best chance to find the current openings in right now. >> we're definitely seeing a variety of speeds, i think in that recovery. in
and there for the taking for governor christie. governor christie appeared yesterday with indiana republican governor mitch daniels at ryding university. both governors disappointed their fans when they announced earlier this year they definitely will not run for president. christie offered his thoughts on why republicans still want him to run. >> i think what the country is thirsty for more than anything else right now is someone of stature and credibility to look them in the eye and tell them that. and say, here's what i want us to go to deal with this crisis. and the fact that nobody, yet, who's running for president, in my view, has done that effectively is why you continue to hear people ask daniels if he'll reconsider and ask me if i'll reconsider. >> joining me now, "washington post" columnist and msnbc analyst, eugene robinson. thanks for joining me tonight, gene. >> great to be here, lawrence. >> gene, as you know, opinions are in about this republican debate. the "new york post" today on perry says awful, just awful. after the first half hour he seemed unable to speak a coherent sentence even whe
i.d. texas, kansas, georgia, south carolina, tennessee, indiana, and wisconsin as well. want to bring in michael. executive director for the brennan center for justice at new york center of law and fo former speech writer for president clinton. thank you for joining me. you have supporters of voter i.d. laws saying they are needed to prevent voter fraud at the polls but others say voter i.d. laws will suppress turnout since 12% of eligible voters don't have a photo i.d. how do you strike the right balance? >> that's the thing. as you say, everybody who is eligible to vote should be able to vote and only those people who are eligible to vote should be eligible to vote but we shouldn't erect barriers that keep people with the right to vote from voting. unfortunately this really in many ways unprecedented new wave of laws in the states will likely do that to many, many people. as you said, about 11% of people simply even though they are eligible to vote do not have government issued i.d. >> let's talk about that. we found that number to be -- we found it usually high. what do we
in the upper midwest, chicago to indiana. the notre dame game, they evacuated the stadium in south bend because of severe thunderstorms. that game might not get played today. there you see the location of the stadium. this is the first time in history they say that they've evacuated the stadium and delayed a game because of weather. also problems at the tennessee game, the iowa game, and the michigan game because of storms. >> i know -- >> they want them safe. >> i don't think they want to risk anything. i remember a story, a young student at notre dame, declan sullivan was his name. he was filming the practice and the hydraulic lift fell over, to his death. i would imagine that they're taking every precaution that they can. although some people may be upset with the decision. thank you very much, appreciate it. a lot going on with katia and lee. we'll check back, thanks. >>> also, we're covering gabrielle giffords. the last time we saw the congresswoman, she showed up for that important house vote to keep the government from defaulting. there she was getting a standing ovation. who could forge
community. they're from louisiana and california and indiana and illinois. every year he see more t-shirts from more locations. >> after katrina we jumped on his bandwagon. this paying it forward is could be teenage jus. >> like this can dysfunctional family reunion of disaster survivors. >> it's the relationships that help you heal. >> it's about using the 9/11 anniversary to celebrate the volunteer spirit. >> we'll see you all next year. >> people say thank you for doing this. i said you want to thank me? show up on the next one. >> so, ah, your seat good? got the mirrors all adjusted? you can see everything ok? just stay off the freeways, all right? i don't want you going out on those yet. and leave your phone in your purse, i don't want you texting. >> daddy... ok! ok, here you go. be careful. >> thanks dad. >> and call me--but not while you're driving. we knew this day was coming. that's why we bought a subaru. if by blessed you mean freaked out about money. well, we suddenly noticed that everything was getting more expensive, so we switched to the bargain detergent, but i foun
. this helps a lot. >> these are welcome home dogs at camp atterbury in indiana. they're specifically or specially trained to help brighten the mood of soldiers awaiting to be processed and debriefed. it provides the tlc that the troops need before going back to families. they're cute. it feels like help is never far away. it feels like you're protected against life's little mishaps. it feels like you'll make it home. that's what it feels like to be a member. . >>> a member of the tabs four just announced where marriage number three is going to be. former beatle paul mccartney. he revealed where he plans to wed his fiancee nancy shavelle. it's familiar ground. shannon cooke joins me with the story. where is sir paul getting married? >>> well, first let me say, i love the way you say beatle. that's very cute. very authentic. they're getting marry in the same venue where paul mccartney married his first wife, linda, who died in 1998. it's at the old town hall, a century old landmark in london. another beatle, ringo star was married there and liam gallagher from the british band, oasis.
was the same in south bend, indiana, for notre dame, south florida, and in knoxville for tennessee-montana. fans in and arbor didn't get to see the fourth quarter. michigan's match-up was called off because of lightning. the teams agreed to end the game with the wolverines up dean obeidallah-10. not something fans want to see. jacqui jeras is at the weather center. we know how football fans are. they are into the game. this is opening weekend. better to be safe, right? >> absolutely. it was great to see they actually evacuated some of these stadiums to keep people safe throughout the storm. bummer for football fans. tomorrow is another day. hopefully next weekend we'll get great games in. we are tracking storms still moving across the midwest at this hour. a sliver of a severe thunderstorm watch which includes the det tro metro area. you guys have been pounded with heavy rain, lots of lightning. we've seen strong gusty winds to go along with it. this is the cold front helping to drive all of our weather systems right now across the u.s. this is heading into the eastern great lakes
and crannies of american history. >> on october the 21st, i see it the name wendell willkie, a man from indiana. a one worlder. what did that mean? >> he would not be a conservative republican today, would he? >> he was not a conservative republican back then. >> he was a corporate republican and he was engaged in a national debate -- we use the phrase class warfare now. republicans use it pejoratively when democrats talk, but that is what it was, class were frearfa. will he was born on a farm and roosevelt was -- wendell willkie was born on a farm and roosevelt was born to a grand family, and they never saw the irony of what defended. >> what did he look like? >> he looked like a bear. he was a great big, larger than life, rumpled figure, who nevertheless had an aura, a charisma. one person famously said that his candidacy, which spun out of nowhere, a seemingly -- >> that he had never had a job. >> he was a jeffersonian democrat until the new deal. he said that his candidacy sprung from the grassroots of every country club in america. there has never been anyone like him. it is hard to imagin
: the suspect is under arrest. >>> indiana. a dump truck coming to a stop on the edge of an i-55 overpass in indianapolis. you can see part of the vehicle hanging there with its front wheels dangling over a parking lot. officials say the truck may have jackknifed due to rainy conditions. >>> minnesota. investigators trying to figure out who stole 150 pigs from a farm southwest of st. paul. the owner says he didn't immediately notice they were missing. >> doors were all dead bolted. there is a security system here. we thought it was very secure. apparently we got to do more work. >> shep: the livestock reportedly worth more than $30,000. and that's a fox watch. across america. >> shep: i'm shepard smith. this is the fox report. it's the bottom of the hour. time for the top of the news. a busy day at the united nations as world leaders discuss libya's new government. a possible response to the slaughter happening now in syria, and the palestinians push for full statehood. we've just learned this hour that the president of the united states will meet with the palestinian president abbas tomo
in the infrastructure? winning by taking out a whole battle to eradicate collective bargaining in wisconsin and indiana and wipe out the labor movement? winning by talking about privatizing social security? yeah, it's warfare and they're angry because people are saying, stop the war against the working class and the poor and let's build one nation that stands fair and equitable for everyone. joining me now, connecticut congressman john larsen, chairman of the house democratic caucus, a passionate voice focusing on jobs, not cuts. thank you for joining me, congressman. >> happy to be with you, reverend al. >> the president spoke today, it seemed like the fighting president that a lot of people have been saying they wanted to see. he clearly took the position today that he wanted to protect people that needed the protection. he wanted real shared sacrifice. and i think he said that he will even veto any move by the super committee that would, in fact, cut spending and not balance it out with trying to deal with the new revenues in terms of those new tax laws and the new tax code that he had proposed. wha
and -- the laws that have -- also passed in indiana and georgia. they have been blocked in part or entirely by federal judges. the difference here in alabama is this law is much more restrictive. it is more expansive. and that we now have a judge that's conflicted in the decision with the decisions that have been made in the other four states. the comparison to arizona's quite simple. it is a more restrictive, tougher, and potentially more divisive law than the one in arizona, pure and simple. if you look at the provisions you mentioned in the introduction, you know, governor brewer here in arizona could never identify what reasonable suspicion was in terms of what was undocumented or not. i'm sure the governor of alabama would ask the same question and would have a difficult time describing what this is. as it applies to children and our public school system, supreme court 30 years ago said that immigration status was not a status for primary education. decision by -- by this federal judge runs in conflict with that decision. all of the -- many of us feel this law is another harbinger of v
of the land, as i understand it, is the indiana system's been upheld and you will see more of this, mr. chairman, not less. 30 states have some form of voter i.d. requirement, so i think this is the future of the country. something we should embrace at the federal level, because elections do matter. >> where you sit is where you stand. his votes are probably overwhelmingly white, probably overwhelm with iingly middle cld they have i.d. cards, because they have cars. after this week's republican debate, herman cain was asked by a reporter what he thought of senator graham's proposal for a federal law to requiring voters to show a government-issued photo i.d. in order to vote. he said he'd support it. let's listen. >> if you need a license to get -- a picture to get on an airplane, why shouldn't you need one in order to be able to vote? >> do you want to respond to that? >> well, flying on an airplane isn't in the united states constitution. the united states constitution does not guarantee our right to fly. it does, however, guarantee our right to vote. and let me just say again, you kn
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